Empty

Emptiness fills my mind.
A void replaces my thoughts.
Shelled out of everything I have
My heart shuts down.
My eyes turn vacant, keeping people away.
The smile that used to be on my face fades.
My fingers dig into my palm but I feel no pain.
I’m curled up deep inside
in a darkness that no on can find.
This is better than feeling endless fear or sadness.
For a while, it distracts me.
But this numbness scares me.
There’s no end to this void.
Not a sound or a ray of light enters this prison.
I’ve locked up . . . myself.





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writerscramp01 said...
Feb. 28, 2010 at 8:17 pm
NICE once again you have a hit! I Will add one poem of youRs to my favs. I do one poem from people whose work I especially lIke, parTly so its EasieR to find their work. However, I always aSk. Which would you like me to add? I am Conflicted oveR which one. PleAse let Me know, and I'll add it as soon as Possible.
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J.AnnDaniels replied...
Mar. 1, 2010 at 12:30 am
I'm so glad you took the time to read all my poems. I mean wow. Thanks and sure I'd love it if you add one of my poems to your favs.
 
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